Thyrogen Lyophilisate For Solution For Injection 1.1Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Thyrogen: Lyophilisate for solution for injection (1.1mg)

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What is this Medicine?

THYROTROPIN ALFA (thahy ruh TROH pin AL fa) is a man-made protein. It is used to diagnose any remaining thyroid cancer after treatment. It is also used to help treat thyroid cancer.

In-Depth Information

Thyrogen 1.1mg Powder for Injection

NDC: 584681849
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Thyroid Cancer

Storage Information
Refrigerate (between 36 and 46 degrees F)
Protect from light
Discard product if it contains particulate matter, is cloudy, or discolored
Thyrogen 1.1mg Powder for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Thyrogen 1.1mg Powder for Injection

Sore Throat Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Paresthesias Incidence:
1.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
2.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
2.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
3.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
7.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
11.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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